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pickin

(ˈpɪkɪn)
n
W African a small child
[from Portuguese pequeno; see piccaninny]
References in classic literature ?
"Well, my idea is this: we'll rustle around and gather up whatever pickins we've overlooked in the state- rooms, and shove for shore and hide the truck.
"Peg him out!' sez me orf'cer bhoy, up loud, just as if 'twas battalion p'rade an' he pickin' his wurrds from the Sargint.
"Lor, Mas'r, 'tan't us,--we 's reglar stiddy,--it's these yer new hands; they 's real aggravatin',--kinder pickin' at us, all time!"
There wasn't much pickin' o' your feyther an' mother, to look at you.' Not but I like a bit o' breed myself, but I can't abide to see one cur grinnin' at another.
Senior, it only Yahweh who makes today a day to have all your pickins, grandpickins and their friends and sympathizers around you, because the matter I am going to talk, is for their own good, their own welfare, their own well-being and for the good of all the beans they chop in their waakye and yorke gali.
The next Food Truck Friday at Kremer Plumbing will feature Slim Pickins Smoke Pit, on Aug.
Showcasing author Marcus Galloway's genuine flair for deftly crafted storytelling, "Snake Oil: Easy Pickins" is a unique and compelling read from cover to cover.
Richard Webber (James Pickins Jr.), which the network claims are linked.
Government's commercial giveaway of the red snapper public resource is sure to be continued, leaving slim pickins' to the rest of us for most of the year.
Slim pickins: Jessica Albaisa fanof skinny jeansin anarray ofbright colours
Eight horses -- Jucy Pickins, Quick Sand PW, Golly Bret, By Golly Its Hot, Sand DE Wind, La Jest A Flash, PJ Miss Zuby and Ordination -- will be starting off in this Listed race, trying to win a slice of the $20,000 (Dh73,462) prize money on offer.
Then there are the outrageous Mighty Slim Pickins, whose eclectic "what-the-fuckabilly" sound confounds fans and transgresses all musical genres and gender stereotypes.